An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Home : Media : Photos
Image Gallery
Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Ramón “CZ” Colón-López, center, stands at attention as medal citations are read for U.S. Army Sgt. Alec Rantanen, third from right, and Spc. Jesus Cruz, second from right, during the California Military Department Service Member of the Year Banquet, Jan. 18, 2020, in San Diego. The banquet recognized the best enlisted soldiers, airmen and sailors in the California Army National Guard, California Air National Guard and California State Guard. Rantanen earned Noncommissioned Officer of the Year honors for the California Army National Guard and Cruz was named Soldier of the Year. At right is Maj. Gen. David S. Baldwin, Adjutant General of the California Military Department.
200118-Z-FD650-5509.JPG Photo By: Staff Sgt. Crystal Housman

SAN DIEGO, Calif - Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Ramón “CZ” Colón-López, center, stands at attention as medal citations are read for U.S. Army Sgt. Alec Rantanen, third from right, and Spc. Jesus Cruz, second from right, during the California Military Department Service Member of the Year Banquet, Jan. 18, 2020, in San Diego. The banquet recognized the best enlisted soldiers, airmen and sailors in the California Army National Guard, California Air National Guard and California State Guard. Rantanen earned Noncommissioned Officer of the Year honors for the California Army National Guard and Cruz was named Soldier of the Year. At right is Maj. Gen. David S. Baldwin, Adjutant General of the California Military Department.


DOWNLOAD PHOTO (5.71 MB)


This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release. If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit. Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at http://www.dimoc.mil/resources/limitations.html , which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.



Back to Gallery